The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 121 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.058% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£316 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -77.41%
Knowledge Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2099 1729 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.50% 69.97% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 855 880
Average daily rate £379 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +44.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 6 £316 +26.50% 1
Knowledge Management
UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) TWiki
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
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